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Prelinger Archives
by Coronet Instructional Films
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Mr. Williams drops off to sleep for a few minutes to find himself confronted with a world in which Congress has been suspended and federal authority dissolved.
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Topics: Political science, Surrealism, Anti-statism
Prelinger Archives
by Coronet Instructional Films
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Uses the story of teens trying to extend the hours of their "Teen Canteen" as a vehicle for explaining customs, moral codes, and laws.
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Topics: Social guidance, Law, Teenagers
Prelinger Archives
by Coronet Instructional Films
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Nick cannot plan ahead, but is convinced to do so after imagining himself as a drifter or a bum.
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Topics: Social guidance, Morality, Teenagers
University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology Films
by Watson Kintner
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All rights are reserved by the University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology (Penn Museum). Any use of the footage in productions is forbidden unless rights have been secured by contacting the Penn Museum Archives at 215-898-8304, or email photos@pennmuseum.org. This film and all of the films in the Penn Museum collection are copyrighted by the Penn Museum, and are not in the public domain.
Topics: Puebla, Ceramics, Pottery, Orizaba
Short Format Films
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The Prize of the collection. Hosted and narrated by none other than Jack Webb, this Motorola Corporate production is the grand daddy here. The period of this film would coincide with Webb's own Dragnet 1968 and Adam-12. It was made with the cooperation of local police, as usual. Webb's clipped delivery is great! Motorola used these no-budget films, probably directed by Sid Davis, as ways of creating extra revenue when marketed to police departments along with their communications line....
Topics: police, jack webb, pursuit driving, police training
Prelinger Archives
by Encyclopaedia Britannica Films, Inc.
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Reviews the history of immigration to the United States up to the restrictive law passed in 1924. A dramatized scene in a European steamship office is used to show the economic, political and religious motives for immigration. Contains scenes of Ellis Island and New York City in the early 20th century.
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Topics: Immigration, Diversity, U.S. History: 1900-1927
Prelinger Archives
by Coronet Instructional Films
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Explains how the United States came to be a diversely populated nation.
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Topics: Diversity, Patriotism, Immigration
University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology Films
by Watson Kintner
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All rights are reserved by the University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology (Penn Museum). Any use of the footage in productions is forbidden unless rights have been secured by contacting the Penn Museum Archives at 215-898-8304 or email photos@pennmuseum.org. This film and all of the films in the Penn Museum collection are copyrighted by the Penn Museum, and are not in the public domain.
Topics: Mexico, Rivera, Diego, Mexico City, Artists, Mexican